Licence Fees

Once you have submitted your application one of our customer advisors will contact you, quoting your form reference number, to take payment shortly.


The following fees are valid from 11th April 2022.

Description Duration * Fee (£)
Licence to affix Apparatus to Street Furniture such as Automated Traffic Counting per location 60.81
Licence to Discharge Treated Effluent from a Private Drainage system into the Highway Drainage System One-off charge 388.25
Licence to erect a Sign in the Highway Date specific 60.81
Licence to make an Excavation in the Highway One-off charge 404.01            or 10% of estimated works cost whichever is greater
Licence to place a Bench, Notice Board, Planter, Waste Bin, etc on the Highway One-off charge 60.81
Licence to place a Crane, Cherry Picker, MEWP, etc on the Highway (date specific) per day 117.2
Licence to place a Crane, Cherry Picker, MEWP, etc on the Highway - Change of date   37.21
Licence to place a Grit Bin on the Highway One-off charge 60.81
Licence to place a Skip on the Highway (new/renewal) 14 days 60.81
Licence to place a Wheelie Bin on the Highway 2 years 60.81
Licence to place Banners, Cables, Decorative Lighting, Bunting over the Highway 28 days 60.79
Licence to place Building Materials on the Highway (new/renewal) 14 days 92.87
Admin Fee - Amendments and changes etc One-off-charge 60.81
Licence to place Hoarding on the Highway (new/renewal) 14 days 114.99
Licence to place Neighbourhood Watch Signs on the Highway One-off charge 60.81
Licence to place Scaffolding on the Highway (new/renewal) 28 days 114.99
Licence to place Tables & Chairs, Objects or A-Boards (Traders) on the Highway 2 years  
     Tables & Chairs 2 years 276.33
     Objects (Traders) 2 years 138.17
     Advertising Board (multiple) - Investigation Fee (one-off) 2 years 347.07
                                                      Initial Licence 2 years 276.33
                                                      Renewal 2 years 138.17
Licence to Plant & Maintain Vegetation in the Highway (Cultivation) One-off charge 60.81
Licence to plant Posts, Bollards in the Highway Maximum period of 5 years 60.81
S184 Dropped Kerb/Vehicle Crossover Licence One-off charge 372.11
                                                      Renewal One-off charge 132.89
Section 50 Licence - new / existing apparatus One-off charge 573.84
Wildlife verge Licence One-off charge 60.79
Other objects in Highway (Gazebos, display stands, etc - temporary) Period to be determined by location 60.79
Reclaiming illegally placed banners One-off charge 60.81
Highway information - copy of agreement (including plans) - covers cost of producing electronic copies of agreements and plans to the customer One-off charge 60.81
Site inspection to assess safety and condition, if deemed necessary before & after placing of scaffolding, etc on the highway, as well as attendance for enforcement issues One-off charge 56.34
Temporary attachment of apparatus to street light One-off charge 60.81
Temporary Traffic Order section 14 (1) (up to 18 months) One-off charge excludes Advertising Costs 891.2
Temporary Traffic Notice (emergency) section 14 (2) One-off charge 715.54
Traffic Survey One-off charge 60.81

Please use online applications and payment options where available. 

* in all cases 'days' refers to calender days.

# Advertising costs vary dependent on the publication used and full costs will be collected once they have been confirmed.